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Natural Color System / NCS S 1050-B20G / #16b3ca Hex Color Code

#16b3ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #16b3ca is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #16b3ca is comprised of 8.63% red, 70.2% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #16b3ca has a hue of 188° (degrees), 80% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.76 nm.

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#16b3ca linear gradient to complementary #b4442c

  1. #16b3ca
  2. #66a2ae
  3. #859293
  4. #988078
  5. #a56e5e
  6. #ae5b45
  7. #b4442c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0093aa
  2. #009eb4
  3. #00a8bf
  4. #16b3ca
  5. #2ebed5
  6. #3fc9e0
  7. #4ed4eb

Tones

  1. #16b3ca
  2. #3ea8ba
  3. #519cab
  4. #5d919c
  5. #66868d
  6. #6c7b7e
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#16b3ca to white

  1. #16b3ca
  2. #5bc0d3
  3. #82ccdc
  4. #a4d9e4
  5. #c3e6ed
  6. #e2f2f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#16b3ca to black

  1. #16b3ca
  2. #1f93a5
  3. #217482
  4. #1f5660
  5. #1a3a40
  6. #132023
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #30b3c8
      ΔE = 0.870 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 2228 U
      #00a8bc
      ΔE = 4.102 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  2. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  3. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Sarah's Garden (0674)
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sarah's Garden / 0674
      #30aec3
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
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    1. ★ Tahiti Blue / 026500202W
      #00aec6
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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    1. ★ True Sky Blue / 7407
      #31b1cb
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #56b4c6
      ΔE = 3.284 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7337-52 Ship's Boy
      #3fb6ca
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 7336-42 Bora Bora
      #59bbd1
      ΔE = 4.914 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  8. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 52905
      #22b3c4
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Model Master 28114
      #24aab7
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / 7439
      #1cadc2
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch of Blue / 7431
      #4caac4
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  12. Duron

    1. ★ Calypso
      #00b1c3
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Freshwater
      #40b7cf
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Bountiful Blue / KM3198-2
      #49b2c4
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  14. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 154L Peacock Blue
      #37adc4
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
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    1. Twilight Sea / 7439
      #30acc1
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #53aac3
      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  16. Sikkens

    1. Q9.35.60
      #44b3cb
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. R0.30.60
      #5cadc1
      ΔE = 4.287 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. 1-31-5 Blue Glass
      #23acc4
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 2-32-4 Blue Opal
      #64b5cb
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  18. Plascon

    1. Mystic Fog B1-B2-1
      #44b0c0
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. What an Inspiration B1-A1-4
      #0ca8b8
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  19. Dulux

    1. 35BG 42/331
      #38b9cd
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Summer Medley 2 / 50BG 41/312
      #49b6ce
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Baltimore Sky / 760
      #46aebf
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Atlantis Blue / 768
      #55b2ca
      ΔE = 3.954 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  21. New Look

    1. Blue Kite / B16-01
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  22. Wattyl

    1. Aegean Sky / E46W
      #48adbf
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Buoyance / E44W
      #52bad0
      ΔE = 4.180 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Chelsea Blue / 52BG 38/320
      #51b2c6
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Amsterdam / 50BG 41/312
      #59b6c8
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Grotto R150C
      #4cb3ca
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Cleopatra's Sunrise R152C
      #22a7ba
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2016-2
      #2cabc3
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. T2026-5
      #2baeb9
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  26. Ford

    1. Taos Turquoise
      #3cb9cb
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Medium Calypso Green
      #51adba
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  27. Resene

    1. Viking B73-074-214
      #4db1c8
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. Amsterdam 50BG 41/312
      #46b0c9
      ΔE = 3.059 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Windjammer 50BG 37/336
      #35a9c4
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  29. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80023,X23
      #33b3d0
      ΔE = 3.105 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  30. Caparol

    1. 38/12
      #3cacbc
      ΔE = 3.125 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Alaska 6
      #60b0c4
      ΔE = 4.380 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5722
      #00acc9
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. Bord de mer
      #37a9bc
      ΔE = 3.529 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Key West
      #34abb8
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  33. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Fountain - 6787
      #56b5ca
      ΔE = 3.575 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Calypso - 6950
      #01b0bb
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  34. Ressource Peintures

    1. Horizon / VINT06
      #56afbd
      ΔE = 3.665 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  35. TRUMATCH

    1. 28-c2
      #52b2ca
      ΔE = 3.670 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 29-c3
      #65afbb
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  36. RAL

    1. RAL 220 70 30
      #53b8c9
      ΔE = 3.685 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. RAL 220 70 25
      #67b7c6
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  37. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Nassau 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 3.690 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Jamaican Sea / PPG1236-6
      #26a5ba
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  38. Porter Paints

    1. Nassau / 155-6
      #2aadbb
      ΔE = 3.690 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Caruso / 255-5
      #55b0b9
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7431 - Patch Of Blue
      #4baabe
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 7408 - Sunrise River
      #50b6d0
      ΔE = 4.170 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  40. Taubmans

    1. Glorious Sky / T12 45.F5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. River Boat / T12 43.E4
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  41. Bristol

    1. Glorious Sky / P127-C5
      #4baec7
      ΔE = 3.691 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. River Boat / P126-C5
      #43b2cf
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  42. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Supreme 23-7
      #1fa9c3
      ΔE = 3.757 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  43. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10362
      #00aece
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. CF10350
      #00acba
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  44. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2050-B20G
      #3cabb9
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-B10G
      #65b1c5
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  45. CIL

    1. Chelsea Blue
      #4fb2cc
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Big Sea
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  46. Behr

    1. Placid Sea P470-5
      #1aadbb
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. High Dive P480-5
      #1aa8c2
      ΔE = 4.071 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  47. California Paints

    1. DE 5780 - Water Baby
      #5ab5cb
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. DE 5759 - Toes on the Nose
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  48. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Water Baby / 254
      #5ab5cb
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Gulf Stream / 313
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  49. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Amorgos 1824
      #00bddb
      ΔE = 4.120 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  50. General Paint

    1. Sultan / CL 2175D
      #50b0bb
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Underglaze / CL 2164D
      #46b4bc
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  51. Disney

    1. 3C-70-3 Blue Wonder
      #28afbb
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  52. Brillux

    1. 69.18.15
      #4bbcce
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 69.21.18
      #28adb9
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  53. Glidden

    1. High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Blue Calypso / PPG1235-5
      #55a7b6
      ΔE = 4.956 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  54. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-30-6 Caribbean
      #3daeb9
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  55. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #2fadb9
      ΔE = 4.275 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Light Aqua Firemist
      #55a9be
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  56. Nippon Paint

    1. Classical Blue / NP BGG 1581 D
      #2ca7b9
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Engaging / NP BGG 1584 T
      #61bacc
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  57. Jotun

    1. 5206 / Fairouza
      #48bdd0
      ΔE = 4.332 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  58. Fabric Creations

    1. Blue Slushie / 26335
      #49b5bf
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  59. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B30G
      #1bbac7
      ΔE = 4.537 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  60. Alcro

    1. Mentol
      #3abbc8
      ΔE = 4.539 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  61. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1182T Blue Entry
      #57bbd0
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 1184T Sensitive Blue
      #63acbe
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  62. Nerolac

    1. Blue Spark - 2460
      #0ba6ba
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  63. Dutch Boy

    1. Inner Harbor
      #00a8c6
      ΔE = 4.743 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Molokai Blue
      #19aeb9
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  64. Waverly

    1. Agave / 60685E / 60888E
      #56adb7
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  65. Chrysler

    1. Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Turquoise
      #6ab1c2
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  66. Levis

    1. Wereld Van Verschil Dag
      #52aeb7
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  67. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Thousand Sons Blue
      #18abcc
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  68. Sico

    1. 6152-42 Blue Flame
      #5ebac9
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 6151-52 Cayman Blue
      #1aacb7
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  69. Dupont

    1. CAS467
      #64b8c9
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. CAS491
      #30b9db
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  70. Olympic

    1. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 5.168 / LRV ≈ 38.8%

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#16b3ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#16b3ca foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #16b3ca">…</p>

#16b3ca background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #16b3ca">…</p>

#16b3ca shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1487818
Binary
00010110, 10110011, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#16b3ca
LRV
≈ 36.7%
Closest short hex
#3ab ΔE = 3.563
RGB
rgb(22, 179, 202)
RGBA
rgba(22, 179, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.055, g: 0.444, b: 0.501
RYB
red: 8.627%, yellow: 41.513%, blue: 79.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15289398 / 0xff16b3ca
HSL
hsl(188, 80%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 80%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (187.667), saturation: 89% (0.891), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 187.667, saturation: 89.109%, perceived brightness: 60.250%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 212.278, S: 97.995, L: 67.030
Cubehelix
H: -180.368, S: 1.090, L: 0.527
TSL
T: -1.623, S: 0.402, L: 0.528
CMYK
cyan: 89% (0.891), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.914), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 27.107, Y: 36.671, Z: 61.515
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.293, Y: 36.671
CIELab
L: 67.030, a: -28.770, b: -22.182
CIELuv
L: 67.030, u: -48.358, v: -30.544
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.030, C: 36.329, H: 217.633
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.030, C: 57.196, H: 212.278
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.557, a: -26.073, b: -17.838
CIECAM02
J: 55.736, C: 49.741, h: 213.320, Q: 147.088, M: 43.498, s: 54.381, H: 270.864
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.129, jaune: -3.632, green: 5.769
LMS
L: 25.628, M: 43.553, S: 61.074
YCbCr
Y: 131.666, Cb: 161.333, Cr: 57.444
YCoCg
Y: 145.500, Cg: 33.500, Co: -39.500
YDbDr
Y: 134.679, Db: 101.309, Dr: 214.272
YPbPr
Y: 147.215, Pb: 29.555, Pr: -79.558
xvYCC
Y: 142.432, Cb: 153.962, Cr: 58.114
YIQ
Y: 134.679, I: -100.916, Q: -26.042
YUV
Y: 134.679, U: 33.129, V: -98.855
Munsell Color System
5B 6/10 ΔE = 2.093
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.805

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